Events
Education Tradeshow PPW! Week Direct-2-You Virtual Series
Jan
10
January 10-13, 2022Las Vegas, NV
The PPAI Expo 2022

The industry's largest trade show provides the opportunity to see tens of thousands of promotional products and more than a thousand exhibitors. The PPAI Expo serves as the launchpad for the year, with new events and products every year. This 4-day event includes a professional development conference (January 10) followed by three days (January 11-13) of open show floor with products from both domestic and international brands.

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Oct
20
October 20, 2021All Around The World
Promotional Products Work! Day

This annual event serves as a cornerstone for recognizing the importance of working with promotional professionals while creating awareness for promotional products as a powerful and effective advertising and marketing medium.

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Aug
16
Direct 2 You August 16-19, 2021Direct-2-You Virtual Series
Product Responsibility Summit Direct-2-You

PPAI's Product Responsibility Summit 2021 Direct-2-You offers two sessions per day over four days focused on the most-pressing business implications, challenges and opportunities associated with compliance. Facilitated by industry thought leaders and leaders in compliance, this eye-opening event explored the latest developments, as well as best practices.

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Jul
21
July 21-22, 2021On A Computer Near You
Leadership Development Workshop

The Regional Association Council (RAC) Leadership Development Workshop focuses on developing future regional leaders and enhancing relationships between the regional nonprofit associations in the promotional products industry. This annual event provides regional association leaders with comprehensive training and networking opportunities—the peer-to-peer interaction fosters and enhances relationships among all the regional associations.

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Jun
21
Direct 2 You June 21-23, 2021Direct-2-You Virtual Series
Women's Leadership Conference Direct-2-You

The industry’s foremost conference for professional women who share a common vision to achieve success. A knowledge community of the industry’s best and brightest women. WLC is an opportunity to network with other women in the promotional products industry. This 3-day event includes live education to learn from industry experts while earning credits toward certification.

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Jun
16
June 16-17, 2021Virtual
PPAI L.E.A.D.

PPAI's Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.)– PPAI members and staff will meet virtually with senators, congressional representatives and their legislative staff to discuss legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. L.E.A.D. delivers information about the strength of the promotional products industry straight to Capitol Hill.

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May
20
Direct 2 You May 20, 2021DIRECT-2-YOU VIRTUAL SERIES
SPARK Direct-2-You

The SPARK Conference is THE event for young professionals in the promotional products industry. Young professionals are the largest portion of the workforce in America and this is where you can build your network, learn how to lead, and share ideas. Participants will have the opportunity to become engaged, educated, and connected with topics specific to the beginning stages of a successful career in the promotional products industry.

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Jan
11
Direct 2 You January 11-14, 2021Direct-2-You Virtual Series
The PPAI Expo Direct-2-You 2021

As we look forward to 2021, PPAI Expo Direct-2-You will be the premier virtual live event—providing focused education and thought leadership, networking opportunities, business meetings, and product discovery, with a contemporary twist. This new opportunity allows the entire promotional products community to safely explore products and share ideas to prepare for business success in 2021. Participate wherever you are and on your schedule.

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Oct
14
October 14-16, 2020Grapevine, TX
Leadership Development Workshop 2020

The Regional Association Council (RAC) Leadership Development Workshop focuses on developing future regional leaders and enhancing relationships between the regional nonprofit associations in the promotional products industry. This annual event provides regional association leaders with comprehensive training and networking opportunities—the peer-to-peer interaction fosters and enhances relationships among all the regional associations.

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Sep
21
Direct 2 You September 21-25, 2020DIRECT-2-YOU VIRTUAL EVENT
Tech Week 2020 Powered By PPAI Tech Summit

Tech Week 2020, Powered By PPAI Tech Summit, was designed to keep you and your industry peers connected while enhancing your technical knowledge–all from the comfort of your couch. This virtual conference kept attendees engaged through an array of thought-provoking, expert-led, interactive sessions exploring the most pertinent technology issues affecting the profession.

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Sep
14
Direct 2 You September 14-18, 2020DIRECT-2-YOU VIRTUAL EVENT
Virtual Product Responsibility Summit 2020

Virtual PPAI Product Responsibility Summit offered two sessions per day over five days focused on the most-pressing business implications, challenges and opportunities associated with compliance. Facilitated by industry thought leaders and leaders in compliance, this eye-opening event explored the latest developments, as well as best practices.

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Aug
09
August 9-11, 2020Cancelled
North American Leadership Conference 2020

The PPAI North American Leadership Conference (NALC) delves into the most relevant, top-of-mind business issues and ideas impacting the promotional products industry with an emphasis on networking events, leadership development, strategic foresight, emerging business issues, trends and best practices.

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Jul
16
Direct 2 You July 16, 2020DIRECT-2-YOU VIRTUAL EVENT
SPARK From Home

The SPARK Conference is THE event for young professionals in the promotional products industry. Young professionals are the largest portion of the workforce in America and this is where you can build your network, learn how to lead, and share ideas. Participants will have the opportunity to become engaged, educated, and connected with topics specific to the beginning stages of a successful career in the promotional products industry.

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Jun
22
Direct 2 You June 22-24, 2020Cancelled
Women's Leadership Conference 2020

The industry’s foremost conference for professional women who share a common vision to achieve success. A knowledge community of the industry’s best and brightest women. WLC is an opportunity to network with other women in the promotional products industry. This 3-day event includes live education to learn from industry experts while earning credits toward certification.

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May
06
May 6-7, 2020CANCELLED
PPAI L.E.A.D. 2020

PPAI's Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.)– PPAI members and staff will meet with senators, congressional representatives and their legislative staffs on Capitol Hill to discuss legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. L.E.A.D. delivers information about the strength of the promotional products industry straight to Capitol Hill.

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